# Need help with algebra homework

*label*Algebra

*timer*Asked: Oct 18th, 2015

**Question description**

The cheerleading
squad is having a bake sale. They want to bake at least 120 cookies. They made
12 cookies during the first hour and 24 cookies during the second hour

a) Write an inequality that describes this scenario. Let the variable x represent the number of cookies that must still be baked to meet or surpass the goal.

a) How many cookies must the squad bake to meet or surpass the goal?

Of the 125 students in an elementary school, some only play checkers, some only play chess, and some play both. 89 students play checkers and 45 students play checkers and chess. How many students in the school play chess?